Making Windows 8 Easy

With the expiration of Windows XP support and many businesses upgrading their workstations, here are some tips on how to make Windows 8.1 a little more user friendly. Many of these tips require Windows 8.1 which is a free update to Windows 8. …

Read full blog post Posted on 04/10/2014

Cloud Computing for Law Firms Webinar

Mode5 will be hosting a webinar entitled “Cloud Computing for Law Firms” on April 11th, 2014 from 9AM to 10AM. If your firm is tired of dealing with local network hassles, facing an expensive server upgrade, or if you just have questions about …

Read full blog post Posted on 03/31/2014

Disaster Recovery is Not a Matter of Luck

Often times when evaluating a potential client’s backup plan an old line from Clint Eastwood comes to mind. “You’ve gotta ask yourself a question: ‘Do I feel lucky?’” This being the week of St. Patrick’s Day we at Mode5 would like to send …

Read full blog post Posted on 03/18/2014

Microsoft Support Ending for XP and More

One of the bigger issues to arise in IT in the last ten years is Microsoft’s discontinuing of support for several key products most notably Windows XP. XP will no longer be supported by Microsoft on April 8th, 2014 which means no more …

Read full blog post Posted on 03/18/2014

15 Questions to Ask your Cloud Provider

Researching cloud computing vendors can be very daunting. The problem for many business owners and managers is that they often do not know the right questions to ask. In addition, I find that many businesses assume that cloud companies have answers to all the …

Read full blog post Posted on 02/13/2014